The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 110 67 98
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +31
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 34 84 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 2.63% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 2.74% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 60 15
Average daily rate £450 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £337 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £30.90
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +23.78%
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2867 3062 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.34% 95.84% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 1957 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 176 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DBA in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DBA across the South West region.

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DBA across the South West region.

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -8 12 £496 +32.33%
Dorset - 11 £450 - 3
Bristol -15 8 £375 -16.66% 3
Wiltshire -6 2 £400 - 4
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 62 (62.00%) SQL
2 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
3 33 (33.00%) Oracle
3 33 (33.00%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (27.00%) Windows
5 27 (27.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (26.00%) PowerShell
7 25 (25.00%) ETL
8 24 (24.00%) Linux
9 23 (23.00%) Oracle Database
10 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
10 22 (22.00%) Replication
11 20 (20.00%) Finance
12 18 (18.00%) Ingres
12 18 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (17.00%) MySQL
14 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.00%) SAP
14 15 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (15.00%) Identity Management
14 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
15 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (14.00%) High Availability
15 14 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (13.00%) JIRA
16 13 (13.00%) CRM
16 13 (13.00%) Unix

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (33.00%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (27.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (23.00%) Oracle Database
6 18 (18.00%) Ingres
7 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (17.00%) MySQL
8 15 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (11.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 11 (11.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (11.00%) SAP BI
10 11 (11.00%) SAP Data Services
10 11 (11.00%) Xcelsius
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (13.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Back Office
2 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Local Government
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (2.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (2.00%) RESTful
2 2 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) BSON
3 1 (1.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Replication
2 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 24 (24.00%) Linux
3 13 (13.00%) Unix
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (25.00%) ETL
3 18 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.00%) Identity Management
5 14 (14.00%) High Availability
6 13 (13.00%) CRM
6 13 (13.00%) ETL Development
6 13 (13.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (12.00%) Scrum
8 11 (11.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.00%) Migration
8 11 (11.00%) SQL Optimisation
9 10 (10.00%) DevOps
10 9 (9.00%) Database Security
11 7 (7.00%) Open Source
12 6 (6.00%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.00%) Database Tuning
13 4 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.00%) SQL
2 26 (26.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.00%) Java
6 2 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) C
7 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
4 1 (1.00%) Nagios
4 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 33 (33.00%) Oracle
2 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.00%) SAP
4 10 (10.00%) Percona
5 7 (7.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) VMware
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